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Protecting Your Business From Ransomware

Cyber criminals know that if your critical business files, like financial records, customer lists or email, are inaccessible, it can wreak havoc on your business. So when they hack your system, they make you pay a ransom to get your data back. This is ransomware. Luckily, there are some

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Do Big Security Hacks Affect Small Businesses?

Big hacks and security breaches are always in the news these days, often affecting big high-profile enterprises and government agencies. As you think about the hacks of large businesses, don’t assume the data of your small business is any safer than that of a large enterprise. While the numbers

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Protect Your Business From Telephone Tech Support Scams

It starts innocently enough. Your business phone rings—it’s usually a customer or one of your vendors. But this one sounds different. The person on the other end claims to have the solution to a mysterious problem with your computer.Well, it’s not so innocent. These days, many of these calls

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Protect Your Small Business From Phishing Emails

Phishing is a type of online scam in which someone sends an email pretending to be someone else. Fraudsters might send messages impersonating your financial institutions to trick you into providing account information so they can steal your money. They might send messages directing you to websites that install

The Top 5 Security Issues for a Small Business

Like many business owners, you’re tuned into media stories about security, both physical and digital. It can be daunting to try to figure out what’s a must-have and what’s overkill for your particular company, especially when you have so many aspects of your business to look after.We’ve identified the